3-50. LID LOCKED SWITCH.
This task covers:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (App B, Item 1)
Tags (App D, Item 4)
Laundry Unit shut down (TM 10-3510-222-10)
Cover removed (Para 3-42)
General Safety Instructions
Voltage in this equipment is high enough to cause
serious injury or death. Do not perform this task
with power on.
Loosen two screws (1), lockwashers (2), flat washers (3) and remove plate (8) with attached switch (7) from
control panel (14).
Tag and disconnect electrical wires from switch (7).
Remove two nuts (4), lockwashers (5) and screws (6) and separate switch (7) from plate (8).
Position switch (7) on plate (8) and secure with two screws (6), lockwashers (5) and nuts (4).
Wire numbers are stamped on each electrical wire.
This information, in conjunction with data on FO-3,
Extractor Wiring Diagram, may be used to connect
wires if tags are lost or illegible.
Connect electrical wires to switch (7) as tagged.
Install plate (8) on control panel (14). Secure with screws (1), lockwashers (2) and flat washers (3). Tighten
screws (1) finger tight.
Do adjustment procedure below.
Switch adjustment is necessary when cam, switch or
solenoid linkage is replaced or when switch has
become out of adjustment due to vibration.
Close extractor lid and manually arm (9) down. Note that adjustment screw (10) is centered on cam ear (11),
gap between adjustment screw and cam ear is 1/32 inch (approximately) and switch actuator (12) is depressed
enough to close switch contacts. If these conditions exist, switch is properly adjusted. If adjustment is not
correct, go to steps 2 thru 4 as appropriate.